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Image of the day 01/09/2019

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    Tarantula region in SHO palette, 


            Rick Stevenson

    Tarantula region in SHO palette

    Technical card

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-85ED

    Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM Pro

    Mounts: Astro-Physics AP900

    Guiding telescopes or lenses: Borg Mini 50mm Guidescope

    Focal reducers: Takahashi 0.73x Focal Reducer

    Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

    Filters: Chroma Ha 3nm  ·  Chroma G  ·  B  ·  R

    Chroma Ha 3nm: 238x120"
    Chroma Oiii 3nm: 93x120"
    Chroma Sii 3nm: 73x120"

    Integration: 13.5 hours

    Basic astrometry details job: 2447707

    Resolution: 3600x2523

    Data source: Backyard


    A portion of the Large Magellanic Cloud including the Tarantula Nebula, NGC 2070, and many other objects. Based on the same data as this more accurately coloured HaOiiiRGB image this is a more violent narrowband combination: Tarantula HaOiiiRGB



    Rick Stevenson
    License: None (All rights reserved)


    Tarantula region in SHO palette, 


            Rick Stevenson